Compete is thrilled to share the talented, powerful and yes sizzling hot MVP’s for your viewing pleasure throughout the summer. First up Collaboration Champion, Torri M. Smith July 2016 Compete MVP.

Age: 29.

Hometown: Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Current Residence: Baton Rouge and New Orleans, Louisiana.

Sports: Pro Football

Relationship Status: In a relationship.

Favorite athlete: Myself (lol), but if I can’t use myself then Bo Jackson.

Favorite Team: Dallas Cowboys.

Interest: Training others, playing basketball and family time.

Best Physical feature: What day of the week is it … because it changes (lol).

Why do you love sports? Because it’s second nature, it comes natural to me.

Sports Played: Football, basketball, baseball, track.

Greatest Personal Achievements: Winning the Humanitarian Brotherhood Award at Bellingrath Hills Elementary.

Greatest Athletic Achievement: It’s still in the works; still breaking athletic records at 29 years old.

Thoughts on LGBT and diversity in sports? Man, If you’re an athlete then you’re an athlete regardless. Perform on the field, that’s it! What you do thereafter is your business.